The event that has taken the U.S. ad world by storm finally comes to Canada! Started as a passion project to spotlight a huge business opportunity in advertising -- the lack of female creative leadership and its impact on connecting with an overwhelmingly female marketplace -- the 3% Conference has grown exponentially since its 2012 launch and has hosted sold-out events in 15 cities globally.
Come discover how our unique brand of microactions + manbassadors + mentorship and professional development are making real change, helping to up the number of female CDs from 3% to 11% in just a few short years.
Sponsored by SapientNitro
Founder at Miami Ad School Toronto
Chairman + CEO, DDB Canada
Diversity = Creativity = Profitability. That’s the drumbeat of the 3% Movement. Hear how far-reaching this business mantra extends, and how it is revolutionizing the way agencies do business.
Founder, The 3% Movement
A panel of creative leaders from the Toronto market localize and personalize the issue of diversity.
Cofounder, Head of Innovation & Development, Miami Ad School; Teacher
Creative Director, SapientNitro
GCD at Juniper Park
Founding Partner, ECD, john st
Executive Vice President, Executive Creative Director at Red Urban
What if we blew things up and started again? More and more women are doing exactly that, and creating entirely new agency models that are like magnets for diverse talent.
Founder, Wolf & Wilhelmine
Women know something that the world is missing and are jumping out of the corporate world in droves to go and create it. Hear from two industry leaders – one from Canada, one from the U.S. – who explore how companies must evolve to keep women, millennials, and other talent that won’t accept business as usual.
COO, The 3% Movement
Men are not only NOT the problem, but they’re a critical part of the answer. Hear how three different Canadian leaders are paving the way for more female leadership in their ranks.
CEO, DDB North America
VP of Client Services, SapientNitro
CEO of Cossette
Chairman/CEO of DDB Canada
Partner and CEO of Anomaly Toronto
Director, Auto + Financial Services at Facebook
International Speaker | Leadership Behavior Expert | Author
Clients speak up about the importance of diversity to creativity and profitability.
Head of Agency Development, Facebook and Instagram Canada
Founder, Buy Up Index
VP of Marketing, Kruger Products
EVP - Marketel McCann
If you've got ambitious career goals, it's not enough to do a good job and leave it at that. Janet Kestin and Nancy Vonk, co-founders of Swim and authors of Darling, You Can't Do Both (And Other Noise To Ignore On Your Way Up) will explode the ‘meritocracy myth’. They'll make the case for making your excellence visible -- to the boss, clients, co-workers and the community. Learn new strategies and techniques to get out of the shadows and get what you want.
Co-Founders, Swim Creative